What is silt soil used for?

Answer Silt is a soil texture, or a soil particle separate. Silt textured soils are used for anything that other soils would be used for, except perhaps the mining of sand or clay.

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What is the percentage of sand silt and clay in a sample of soil?

depends on the kind of soil, each kind would have different composition, in fact the kind is defined by the percentage of sand,silt and clay it has.

What term is usually used to refer to the proportions of sand silt and clay in a sample of soil?

This is called the soil 'texture." There are sandy soils, clay soils, and well-balanced soil (with a mix of sand, clay/silt particles and organic material like compost) is usually referred to as "l... Read More »

What is silt fencing?

Silt fencing are found mainly at construction sites. There are three types of this temporary fence, which are used to stop runoff and to help prevent erosion.PreassembledConstruction sites frequen... Read More »

How does a silt seeder work?

A silt seeder is used for seeding by homeowners and landscaping companies. It's a machine that works by cutting through dirt, dropping seeds and then packing them deep into the ground.Churning the... Read More »